Health of Cattle & Livestock Handling

    Course details

    • Code: AGRI.4004
    • Fee: $608*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Agriculture
Study optionsFull-time, BlendEd
Time in class50 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1

Course Aim

This course will provide students with the skills and knowledge to understand, identify and treat common livestock health issues.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Handle livestock safely
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of cattle health
  3. Identify ill health in cattle
  4. Treat ill health in cattle

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

Describe ill-health in cattle2592243
Identify and treat ill health in cattle19076410
Assist with handling and treatment of livestock1911426

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017